Contemporaneity: Historical Presence in Visual Culture 2021-02-26T12:48:56-05:00 Emi Finkelstein and Katie Loney Open Journal Systems <p dir="ltr"><em>Contemporaneity</em> is an open access and peer-reviewed journal that publishes scholarly and artistic explorations of the diverse ways in which the complexities of being in time are expressed. <span style="color: black;">It is based</span> in the department of the History of Art &amp; Architecture at the University of Pittsburgh, and emerges from its innovative <a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener">constellations program</a>. We publish question-driven research that resonates across disciplines, interrogating diverse visual material from across time using multiple methods. Our editorial board seeks to:</p> <ul> <li class="show" dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr">Adhere to high publishing standards that preserve the integrity of scholarship</p> </li> <li class="show" dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr">Bring junior and senior scholars and editors together through a constructive, double-blind peer-review process</p> </li> <li class="show" dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr">Generate content of lasting intellectual interest to emerging and tenured scholars</p> </li> <li class="show" dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr">Provide a forum for junior and senior scholars to develop under-researched topics and experimental methodological approaches</p> </li> <li class="show" dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr">Make scholarly writing free and accessible online</p> </li> <li class="show" dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr">Lead critical discussions around current publications and developments in curatorial and artistic practice in flexible formats.</p> </li> <li class="show" dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr">Link art historical practice to a global discussion of visual cultures across disciplinary and methodological boundaries.</p> </li> <li class="show" dir="ltr">Encourage non-traditional formats</li> </ul> Mobility & Exchange 2021-02-26T12:48:34-05:00 Emi Finkelstein Katie Loney <p>Editors' Letter</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Katie L Loney, Emi Finkelstein Questionnaire 2021-02-26T12:48:11-05:00 Paula Kupfer Jacob Eisensmith <p>Introduction to the Questionnaire</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Paula Kupfer; Jacob Eisensmith Questionnaire 2021-02-26T12:47:49-05:00 Sahar Hosseini <p>Response to the questionnaire</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Sahar Hosseini Questionnaire 2021-02-26T12:47:26-05:00 Mrinalini Rajagopalan <p class="AbstractText">Response to the questionnaire: “Stationary Women Moving Through the World: The Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Calcutta, founded by Mrs. Pascoa Barretto de Souza, 1834”</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Mrinalini Rajagopalan Questionnaire 2021-02-26T12:47:03-05:00 Lee Veeraraghavan <p>Response to the questionnaire</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Lee Veeraraghavan Questionnaire 2021-02-26T12:46:40-05:00 Lindsey french <p>Response to the questionnaire</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Lindsey french The Stones of Ivittuut 2021-02-26T12:46:18-05:00 Alex J. Taylor <p>Essay</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Alex J. Taylor “India in America” 2021-02-26T12:48:56-05:00 Nina Blomfield Katie Loney <p>A curatorial conversation between Nina Blomfield and Katie Loney on the work and practice of Lockwood de Forest and The Ahmedabad Wood Carving Company. This conversation is based on a public conversation held on October 3, 2019 at the University of Pittsburgh.</p> 2021-02-20T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Katie Loney, Nina Blomfield The Contingent Body 2021-02-26T12:45:55-05:00 Sepideh Tajalizadeh Dashti <p>The Contingent Body</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Katie L Loney; Sepideh Tajalizadeh Dashti Eight Views of the Sun Setting on the South Pacific 2021-02-26T12:45:31-05:00 Kio Griffith <p>Eight Views of the Sun Setting on the South Pacific</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Kio Griffith La Gente/The People 2021-02-26T12:45:05-05:00 Jonathan Christensen Caballero <p>La Gente/The People</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Jonathan Christensen Caballero Address the Issue 2021-02-26T12:44:43-05:00 Joel Addison Fuller Seth Adam Cook <p>Address the Issue</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Seth Adam Cook, Joel Addison Fuller The Metabolic Museum 2021-02-26T12:44:20-05:00 Marina Tyquiengco <p><em>The Metabolic Museum</em> by&nbsp;Clémentine Deliss</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Marina Tyquiengco how the light gets in 2021-02-26T12:43:57-05:00 Adriana Miramontes Olivas <p>how the light gets in</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Adriana Miramontes Olivas Caravans of Gold, Fragments in Time: Art, Culture, and Exchange across Medieval Saharan Africa 2021-02-26T12:43:32-05:00 Jake Eisensmith <p class="AbstractText">Exhibition Schedule: The Block Museum, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, January 26–July 21, 2019; Aga Khan Museum, Toronto, Canada, September 21, 2019–February 23, 2020; Smithsonian Museum of African Art, Washington, DC, TBD–TBD</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Jake Eisensmith Colored Plexiglass: Irving and Aaronel deRoy Gruber Foundation Gallery Inaugural Exhibition 2021-02-26T12:43:09-05:00 Paulina Pardo Gaviria <p class="AbstractText">Exhibition Schedule: Irving and Aaronel deRoy Gruber Foundation Gallery, Pittsburgh PA, January 24 – September 1, 2020.</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Paulina Pardo Gaviria Painting as a Modern Art in Early Renaissance Italy 2021-02-26T12:42:46-05:00 Christopher J. Nygren <p class="AbstractText">Robert Brennan, <em>Painting as a Modern Art in Early Renaissance Italy</em>. London: Harvey Miller, Renovatio Artium Series in the Arts of the Renaissance, 2019. 366 pp; 11 b/w ills. + 115 color ills., 1 b/w table. Hardcover &nbsp;€125</p> <p class="AbstractText">(9781912554003)</p> 2021-02-21T00:00:00-05:00 Copyright (c) 2021 Christopher J. Nygren